When we spotted Michelle Brand’s gorgeous Cascade Chandelier at HauteGREEN this year, we were drawn to the beautiful design like eco-minded moths around a CFL bulb. When we took a closer look and realized that each of the transparent “flowers” in the cascade was actually just the bottom of a plastic drink bottle, we were surprised and impressed. We never imagined that something so simple, cheap and ordinary such as empty water bottles could be turned into a such a stunning and elegant piece of interior design.

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  1. depu April 28, 2014 at 7:35 am

    Can we use bottles in this way too!!!great…

  2. kitschgirl January 13, 2009 at 11:49 pm

    The COOLest ideas you have here!

  3. Arthur Fidelson October 2, 2007 at 11:35 am

    this really helps me in doing a project for my daughter. thanks for your wonderful idea.

  4. Kristi King July 29, 2007 at 10:37 pm

    Hmmmm…is this a British thing? I don’t think my plastic drink bottles have five “petals”.

  5. konnie July 24, 2007 at 8:56 pm

    esta muy bien la creatividad, buena me encanta las tres erres :reutilizar,etc osea me encanta reciclaje

  6. Assel Nurkhaidarova June 29, 2007 at 10:58 am


  7. Clara May 30, 2007 at 10:25 am

    I wonder why the mold for these PET bottles are designed with 5 “petals” at the end…

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